The American superhero drama show is all set to come with the 9th season. It is a famous show that revolves around police officer Barry Allen, a heroic character with superhuman speed. Now, it is confirmed that the 9th season will premiere soon. Let’s know about the upcoming season in detail.
The Flash Season 9 Release Date
According to most sources, the shooting of the upcoming season has already started, and it will most probably hit theatres on June 23rd, 2023. It was first scheduled to release in March 2018, and then for several reasons, it was pushed to 2022. Now, according to official sources, this will be released next summer.
The Flash Season 9 Cast
Though most of the actors had contracts until the very end of season 8, Jesse Martin, Candice Patton, and Danielle Panabaker had re-signed for season 8, and there is a high chance that we will be able to see them in the 9th season as well.
Let’s have a look at the most probable cast of season 9.
- Grant Gustin as Bartholomew Henry “Barry” Allen / The Flash
- Danielle Panabaker as Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost.
- Candice Patton as Iris Ann West-Allen
- Jesse L. Martin as detective Joe West
- Carlos Valdés as Cisco Ramon / Vibe
- Danielle Nicolet as DA Cecile Horton
- Tom Cavanagh as Dr. Harrison “Harry” Wells / Earth-2, Dr. Harrison Wells / Reverse-Flash)
- Hartley Sawyer as Ralph Dibny / Elongated Man
- Keiynan Lonsdale as Wallace “Wally” West / Kid Flash
- and Kayla Cherie Compton as Allegra Garcia
Is Joe West Actor departing the show?
According to the sources, Jesse L. Martin, who has played Joe West since the starting of the show, is now officially departing Arrowverse drama. Sources have also revealed that NBC will cast the actor in a new show called The Irrational. It is going to be Jesse’s next project. Now, fans are waiting to see how the directorial team can wrap his part, as replacing him would not be a smart choice.
Flash Season 9 Trailer
On October 16th, 2021, a short teaser was released for this upcoming season. Though it was brief, it managed to increase the hype among flash fans, and that brief teaser also matched viewers’ expectations. The teaser was dark and brooding. Though it was a series of still photos, it successfully met the expectations of fans.
The Flash Season 9 Villain
According to the predicted storyline, Barry re-imprisons the villain at Iron Heights Penitentiary after repairing the Reverse-Flashpoint. In the 9th season, audiences will be able to watch Neal McDonough’s Damien Darhk giving a Time Stone to Jesse L. Martin’s Joe West.
As the 9th season is going to be released after a long wait, the audiences are expecting something more exciting, adventurous, and entertaining. We hope that the directorial team will be able to match these expectations.